Two Most Common Questions We Get About Dove Releases

Posted by on Mar 24, 2020 in General | No Comments
Two Most Common Questions We Get About Dove Releases

Where and How? Often after a dove release takes place, someone will approach and, after complimenting how beautiful the birds were, ask, “Where do the doves go?” Our response is always the same. “We train them to fly back to their loft.” This usually results in raised eyebrows. “Wow!” Cue the next question: “How do […]

Can Doves Be Released In Winter?

Posted by on Jan 10, 2020 in General | No Comments
Can Doves Be Released In Winter?

Doves In The Winter Have you ever been to a city when it’s a winter wonderland outside? Once the heavy snowfall has stopped, the flocks of pigeons (which are cousins to our doves) will be going about their day as if nothing unusual is happening. They’ll find a spot where the snow has been removed […]

How Many Doves Should I Release?

Posted by on Nov 26, 2019 in General | 2 Comments
How Many Doves Should I Release?

“How many doves should I release for my event?” At Visions Of White Dove Release, we hear this question a lot. In short, the answer depends on the symbolism that you’d like to attach to your dove release. For some events, the simplicity of one dove is best. For others, a whole flock will be […]

After the 18th chapter…

Posted by on Nov 15, 2019 in General | No Comments
After the 18th chapter…

I resolutely closed Everybody Writes by Ann Handley after reading the eighteenth chapter. That might not be significant, but then again, it might be. Reading that chapter gave me that final zing that I needed to be able to say the following: I have decided to resume blogging on this site after not doing so […]

Penn State Berks Campus – Reading, PA

Posted by on Nov 14, 2014 in Weddings | No Comments
Penn State Berks Campus – Reading, PA

While a college campus seems to be an odd place to to get your wedding photography done, we at Visions of White Dove Release found the Berks Campus of Penn State University in Reading, PA to have a surprisingly charming setting for such photo shoots. Located just off of Route 222 in the northwest corner […]

2014 Shady Maple Bridal Showcase

Posted by on Oct 28, 2014 in Bridal Show | No Comments
2014 Shady Maple Bridal Showcase

Recently we had the wonderful opportunity to attend our very first bridal showcase! It was a  joint effort by local landmark attractions of Lancaster County. The 2014 Shady Maple Bridal Showcase was a great success! Shady Maple, the famous smorgasbord, found the perfect partner in the Flower & Home Marketplace. It was stunning to see local […]

Infant Loss Memorial Dove Release

Posted by on Oct 15, 2014 in Memorials | No Comments
Infant Loss Memorial Dove Release

A wife who loses a husband is called a widow. A husband who loses a wife is called a widower. A child who loses his parents is called an orphan. There is no word for a parent who loses a child. That’s how awful the loss is.” ― Jay Neugeboren, An Orphan’s Tale The quote […]